“Clybourne Park”

Organization(s): City of Fairfax Theatre Company

| In-Person
| 2:00 pm
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Old Town Hall |
3999 University Drive

In a provocative nod to Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun, Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Bruce Norris takes a look at what happens when home becomes a battleground in the politics of race. Clybourne Park is a dark comedy set on two separate afternoons, fifty years apart. September 1959: Russ and Bev are moving out of the suburbs. They’ve inadvertently sold the house to the neighborhood’s first black family and ignited a community showdown. September 2009: the neighborhood is ripe for gentrification and the house is again changing hands. This time to a young white couple with plans for demolition and a knack for saying the wrong thing at the wrong time.

Directed by Chaz Pando

Tickets:  $25 Adults, $20 Students

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